Liver cirrhosis

What is liver Cirrhosis?

Liver cirrhosis is a condition in which the liver becomes hard in consistency & its surface becomes nodular. As per

liver cirrhosis specialist

, it occurs secondary to many illnesses such as NASH, Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C & Alcohol intake. Patients with liver cirrhosis has high risk of liver failure & development of liver cancer.

Normal Liver & Liver Cirrhosis

Normal Liver & Liver Cirrhosis

Signs & Symptoms of liver cirrhosis

Liver cirrhosis is usually silent in early stages. But as the disease progresses, it results in symptoms secondary to portal hypertension as per

liver cirrhosis doctor

. Weakness, weight loss & loss of appetite are early symptoms. The tummy is full & sometimes distended secondary to fluid accumulation within it. The limbs becomes swollen due to low protein in body. There may be blood in vomiting or stool due to dilated thin walled varices in food pipe. Jaundice can occur. When the disease is advanced, it may affect brain & kidneys.

Symptoms of Liver Cirrhosis

Symptoms of Liver Cirrhosis

Diagnosis of liver Cirrhosis

Liver cirrhosis can be diagnosed with a variety of techniques. Ultrasound is usually the first test which detects the cirrhosis. The

liver cirrhosis specialist

may ask for many other tests such as blood tests, Fibroscan, CT Scan or biopsy to further plan the treatment. UGI Endoscopy will be done to identify & treat esophageal & gastric varices.

Diagnosis of Liver Cirrhosis

Diagnosis of Liver Cirrhosis

Liver cirrhosis treatment in Ahmedabad

Many patients are looking for

Ayurvedic treatment of liver cirrhosis

however, allopathy do have good treatment for liver cirrhosis. Liver cirrhosis is reversible in early stages if the cause is treated. Abstinence from alcohol, weight reduction in cases of NASH, proper treatment of Hepatitis B & C - can reverse the early stage cirrhosis. Variceal banding & ascitic taping are adjunct to treatment. However, all cases are not reversible & many patients will need liver transplant as part of their

liver cirrhosis treatment in Ahmedabad

.

Treatment of Liver Cirrhosis

Treatment of Liver Cirrhosis

Dr Harsh Shah - Liver Cirrhosis doctor in Ahmedabad

Best Liver Cirrhosis doctor in Ahmedabad

Dr Harsh Shah is a renowned liver cirrhosis specialist in Ahmedabad with a keen interest in liver operation. He is a superspecialist liver doctor working at Kaizen Hospital. He has been working in the field of liver cirrhosis for many years & has successfully treated hundreds of patients with liver problems. He has performed liver transplant as part of the treatment of liver cirrhosis.

Liver Cirrhosis hospital in Ahmedabad

Kaizen Hospital is one of the most renowned

liver cirrhosis hospital in Ahmedabad

. It houses all the equipments to provide best

liver cirrhosis treatment in Ahmedabad

. It is trusted by thousands of patients every year, who undergo treatment here. It has an advanced liver care unit, ICU & best liver cirrhosis doctor in Ahmedabad.

Liver Cirrhosis Hospital in Ahmedabad

Liver cirrhosis diet

Patients with liver cirrhosis will have to take utmost care in the food they eat. Following is the list of

liver cirrhosis diet

that the patients can refer to. Patients should avoid alcohol & smoking. The diet should include high protein, low salt(<5g per day) & fruits.

Liver cirrhosis diet